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Experts discuss risks, benefits of benzodiazepines

Experts discuss risks, benefits of benzodiazepines
September 25, 2017

NEW ORLEANS — In a session here, Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, Midland, Texas, and Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC, of the University of Texas at Austin, weighed the benefits and risks associated with benzodiazepines.

“Benzodiazepines are both helpful and problematic,” Saundra Jain said.

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Certain sleep disorders increase depression frequency, severity in men

September 18, 2017
Men with comorbid obstructive sleep apnea and insomnia symptoms have a greater likelihood and severity of depression than men with only one of these conditions…
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What to look forward to at Psych Congress

September 14, 2017
The 30th annual Psych Congress will take place in New Orleans from Saturday, Sept. 16 through Tuesday, Sept. 19. As Psych Congress approaches,…
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Parental insomnia symptoms influence children’s sleep habits

September 13, 2017
Recent findings indicated associations between parental insomnia symptoms, particularly maternal insomnia symptoms, and children’s sleeping behaviors. …
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CME Article

Sleep Problems and Disorders in Patients with Anxiety Disorders

Psychiatric Annals, July 2016, Volume 46 Issue 7
Anxiety and its disorders cause distress that interferes with sleep and wakefulness. Insomnia appears to be the most…
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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: January 2016

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

“A person’s a person, no matter how small,” wrote Dr. Seuss in Horton Hears a Who!
In the mystery of…
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VIDEO: Strategies used in CBT for insomnia

April 1, 2016
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